MWCC rider Lizzie Stannard has penned an update from her summer of cycling. Racing at NRS level, Lizzie finished 4th at the U23 National Championships. This summer she raced Tour Down Under, Race Melbourne, Cadel’s Great Ocean Road Race, Gravel & Tar La Femme and the Herald Sun Tour. Read on to hear about her adventures.
To close out the road racing year, the racing calendar is marked with the biggest monument on the NSW calendar – The Wall. Now in its fourth edition, it already has an aura of brutality and mythical riding status. This is a race that you can be defined by. With the temperature rising, it is time to buckle up and make the smart choice by getting your entry in for the Bill Buckle Wall on December 9. Continue reading
How can I live among this gentle obsolescent breed of heroes, and not weep? Unicorns, almost, for they are fading into two legends in which their stupidity and chivalry are celebrated. Each, fool and hero, will be an immortal. These plains were their cricket pitch and in the mountains the tremendous drop fences brought down some of the runners. Here then under the stones and earth they dispose themselves, I think with their famous unconcern. It is not gunfire I hear, but a hunting horn.
Aristocrats – “I Think I Am Becoming A God”
The final round of the KOM Financial Advice Road Series is upon us and the top step is going to be decided. Every rider will need to perform at their top level in order to achieve the fame and glory that comes with winning this Series. Entries are now open for the final round on September 9 and all clubs and riders are welcome to enter. Continue reading